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Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Researchers with a fixed-term contract

Gianluca Camillini

Gianluca.Camillini@unibz.it

+39 0471 015249

Faculty of Design and Art
Universitätsplatz 1 - piazza Università, 1
39100
Bozen-Bolzano

Short bio

Gianluca Camillini is an Italian designer, editor, educator and scholar in the field of visual communication. 
After his MA and BA degree at ISIA Urbino (grade cum laude), he worked several years for international agencies and clients (e.g. Armando Testa, Heads, La Biennale, FCA). Since 2013 he works as researcher/adjunct professor in graphic design at the design faculty – unibz. Concurrently, he obtained a PhD in typography and communication at the University of Reading in the UK.
Since 2018 he is co-editor of Progetto grafico, international graphic design magazine. 
He holds the National Scientific qualification as associate professor in Design within the Italian higher education system.
Camillini combines teaching with practice, encompassing both cultural criticism and design research. 

Courses

Graphic Design

97162B · ICAR/17 · L-4 Design and Art - Design · EN

Graphic Design

97089B · ICAR/17 · L-4 Design and Art - Design · EN

Project Visual Communication 1.b

97089 · L-4 Design and Art - Design · EN

Project Visual Communication 1.c

97162 · L-4 Design and Art - Design · EN

Theory: Design for children

95912L · ICAR/13 · Master 1. level Design for children · IT

Main Research Areas

Design history, design research, design methodology, trans-media design, trans-media practices for communicating the territory and its cultural heritage, typography, graphic design and storytelling, branding, editorial and book design, typographical experimentations and editorial practices from artistic avant-garde movements to the contemporary ages. 

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